3 Results for 'Western Cape Department Of Agriculture'

PR – SUPPORTING FUTURE FARMING SYSTEMS AT SUB-NATIONAL LEVEL IN THE FACE OF THE 4th INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

Abstract: Although consensus is still to be reached on its name, it is commonly accepted that economic, social and political systems will be disrupted by the so-called “4th Industrial Revolution”. Furthermore, it is expected that farming may carry the brunt ...Read More

PR – SUPPORTING FUTURE FARMING SYSTEMS AT SUB-NATIONAL LEVEL IN THE FACE OF THE 4th INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

The paper deconstructs the commonly used terms “state” and “agriculture” at a provincial level and dwell on the concept of the rational civil servant. In the case of state the challenge of moving beyond institutionalised silos are discussed. It was ...Read More

PR – Agricultural Policy Implementation: Introducing Real-life Complexity

The peaceful political transition of South Africa in 1994 was widely considered to be a “miracle”. Now, nine years later, the “miracle” is firmly entrenched in the society. But, how did the average farmer adapt to the changes resulting from this ...Read More